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Thelonious Monk Fake Book

E-flat Edition. By Thelonious Monk. Artist Books. Softcover. 96 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.672497).

Item Number: HL.672497
ISBN 0634039210. 9x12 inches.

The music of Thelonious Monk is among the most requested of any jazz composer, but accurate lead sheets and sources have never been widely available – until now. This folio has 70 of the master composer/pianist's most familiar pieces, as well as a number of obscure and unrecorded tunes, in easy-to-read versions. Includes counterlines and ensemble parts for many pieces, as well as bass-lines and piano voicings where applicable. Also includes a biography, a glossary, and a definitive discography of the compositions in the book. Titles include: Ask Me Now • Bemsha Swing • Blue Monk • Blue Sphere • Boo Boo's Birthday • Bright Mississippi • Brilliant Corners • Bye-Ya • Crepuscule With Nellie • Criss Cross • 52nd Street Theme • Functional • Gallop's Gallop • Hackensack • I Mean You • In Walked Bud • Jackie-ing • Let's Cool One • Little Rootie Tootie • Misterioso • Monk's Mood • Nutty • Off Minor • Pannonica • Played Twice • Rhythm-a-ning • 'Round Midnight • Ruby, My Dear • Straight No Chaser • Thelonious • Well You Needn't • and 39 more.

  • Reflections 
  • Work 
  • Pannonica 
  • Ba-Lue Bolivar Ba-Lues-Are (Bolivar Blues) 
  • Blue Sphere 
  • Boo Boo's Birthday 
  • Brilliant Corners 
  • Bye-Ya 
  • Coming On The Hudson 
  • Crepuscule With Nellie 
  • Criss Cross 
  • Eronel 
  • Four In One 
  • Functional 
  • Hackensack 
  • Jackie-ing 
  • Let's Cool One 
  • Little Rootie Tootie 
  • Misterioso 
  • Nutty 
  • Oska T 
  • Rhythm-a-ning 
  • Think Of One 
  • Trinkle-Tinkle 
  • Played Twice 
  • Ugly Beauty 
  • We See 
  • Ask Me Now 
  • Two Timer 
  • Light Blue 
  • Bemsha Swing 
  • Green Chimneys 
  • San Francisco Holiday (Worry Later) 
  • Skippy 
  • A Merrier Christmas 
  • Blue Hawk 
  • Blues Five Spot (Five Spot Blues) 
  • Brake's Sake 
  • Bright Mississippi 
  • Children's Song 
  • Friday The 13th 
  • Gallop's Gallop 
  • Hornin' In 
  • Humph 
  • Let's Call This 
  • Locomotive 
  • Monk's Point 
  • Raise Four 
  • Shuffle Boil 
  • Stuffy Turkey 
  • Teo 
  • Who Knows 
  • North Of The Sunset 
  • Something In Blue 
  • 'round Midnight 
  • Ruby, My Dear 
  • Well You Needn't (It's Over Now) 
  • Thelonious 
  • Introspection 
  • 52nd Street Theme 
  • Blue Monk 
  • Monk's Dream 
  • In Walked Bud 
  • Off Minor 
  • Epistrophy 
  • Evidence 
  • I Mean You 
  • Sixteen 
  • Straight No Chaser 
  • Monk's Mood 

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  • August 25, 2007 The Best Monk Book Yet

    One could question and quibble about some of the choices of recordings for which particular compositions in this book are based, but not too much about the results. Though of the results, I would've preferred if they'd been more like the treatment given to Monk compositions in The...

    New Real Book. But this is more than just a collection of 70 Monk compositions (the most yet in a single publication), but a handbook or guide for studying Monk's music. It includes an extensive discography of recordings by Thelonious Monk. The nearly ten pages of the Notation Guide is both technically useful and insightful. This is the best Monk book yet.

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